When was the last time I got really excited about some superb piece of code I’d just written?
Give me a minute…
Nah, I can’t think. It seems I need to rediscover some of the basic joys of “coding for coding’s sake“.
My entire approach has become a bit functional – all I’m arsed about it getting the job done – so that, even when I do do something great, I can’t appreciate it because I just roll onto the next task, looking for the next “high”.
To quote a high profile comedy character from the 90’s, “Got to get it back, Tony…”